The guidance department is responsible for the following:
- Curriculum Planning
- College/Career Planning
- Preparing for the ACT Booklet
- Parents and the ACT: A great resource for those seeking information about the ACT
ACT Registration & Deadlines
|Test Date||Registration Date||Late Registration|
|December 10, 2016||November 4, 2016||November 5-18, 2016|
|February 11, 2017||January 13, 2017||January 14-20, 2017|
|April 8, 2017||March 3, 2017||March 4-17, 2017|
|June 10, 2017||May 5, 2017||May 6-19, 2017|
Career and Job Information Sites
ACT Career Planning - Explore different carreer fields and their suggested college majors.
What's Next Illinois? - Create an account and explore careers, take an interest profiler, build a resume, and much, much more.
CareerNet - A very complete career directory
O*Net Online - O*NET OnLine has detailed descriptions of the world of work for use by job seekers, workforce development and HR professionals, students, researchers, and more!
Career Guide to Industries - Search different career industries and find out about earnings, working conditions, training, etc.
Interests Assessment - A service through Rutgers University. It is based on John Holland's Theory of Vocational Choice. This theory maintains that people can be loosely classified into six categories: Realistic, Investigative, Artistic, Social, Enterprising, and Conventional. Follow the directions to find our your careers of interests.
Choosing the Right College
Preparing for College
Financial Aid Sites
FAFSA - Free Application for Federal Student Aid
The Student Guide to Federal Aid on the Web
What's Next Illinois? Sign up for an account....Do you want to go to college, but don't think you can afford it? Does the vast array of options for paying for college seem like a confusing puzzle?You CAN afford to go to college, and by researching your options, you can build success.
Scholarships.com Create a profile to find money for college, to find colleges, and so colleges can find students.